Stephen Mapes was reported missing to Surrey RCMP on April 2 and investigators believe he may be camping around Courtenay. Photo courtesy Comox Valley RCMP

Missing man from Surrey possibly on Vancouver Island

  • Apr. 4, 2019 3:45 p.m.

The Comox Valley RCMP are requesting assistance from the public to locate Stephen Mapes. Stephen was reported missing to Surrey RCMP on April 2, 2019 and the investigation has now been handed over to Comox Valley RCMP.

Investigators in Surrey determined that Stephen made his way to Courtenay and might be camping in the area. Stephen’s family and police are concerned for his well-being as it is out of character for him to be out of touch for this long.

Stephen is described as Caucasian, six feet tall with a slim build. He has short grey hair and blue eyes. Stephen is associated to a black Ford F-150 pick-up truck with BC Licence plate: DOGRVR.

If you see Stephen Mapes, or know where he is, please call the Comox Valley RCMP at (250) 338-1321. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Comox Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at comoxvalleycrimestoppers.bc.ca.

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